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i4j Thought Leader: Marc Prensky

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / 0 Comments
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Marc Prensky, founder of the Global Future Education Foundation and author of the recent book “Education to Better Their World.” Producer: Martin Wasserman

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i4j Thought Leader: Brandon Busteed

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / 0 Comments
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Brandon Busteed leads Gallup’s education work across K-12 and higher education. Producer: Martin Wasserman FutureTalk TV

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Coolabilities Presented at the UN Autism Advantage Event

By David Nordfors / April 1, 2017 / 0 Comments
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    Here is my speech at the World Autism Advantage Event at the United Nations, March 31 2017: (more about coolabilities here) Ladies and Gentlemen,  I thank the organizers for inviting me to such an important event and all of you for being here. Everyone has strengths and weaknesses. But once someone is called … Read moreCoolabilities Presented at the UN Autism Advantage Event

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GOOD JOBS AS A SERVICE (GJAAS) The Customer Needs to Earn A Living

By David Nordfors / February 24, 2017 / 0 Comments
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“Good Jobs As A Service (GJAAS) – The Customer Needs to Earn A Living ” is the provocative theme of the i4j Yearly Summit 2017 From the worker’s point of view, a job is a service for earning a living.  Every worker wants a good service, but it is difficult to find. People will bribe and pull strings … Read moreGOOD JOBS AS A SERVICE (GJAAS) The Customer Needs to Earn A Living

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Conference: “German i4j-Summit – Innovation for Jobs”

By i4j team / April 7, 2016 / 0 Comments
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Digitalization and automation are moving forward, while currently destroying more jobs than  they are creating. Against this backdrop, the Hasso Plattner Institute is holding the conference “German i4j-Summit – Innovation for Jobs” on May 11th and 12th.The conference, which is being organized by the California initiative i4j (Innovation for Jobs), focuses on the labor market … Read moreConference: “German i4j-Summit – Innovation for Jobs”

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i4j Book: Disrupting Unemployment

By David Nordfors / March 24, 2016 / 0 Comments
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  “Disrupting Unemployment” (on Amazon) by i4j co-founders David Nordfors and Vint Cerf, along with  managing editor Max Senges published by the i4j Leadership Forum and the Kauffman Foundation, has been released.  The book reframes the future of work, from the “race against the machine” to “Disrupting Unemployment”, with Vint Cerf and David Nordfors presenting a combination the  i4j Leadership Forum and their own … Read morei4j Book: Disrupting Unemployment

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The Idea Behind i4j Innovation for Jobs and “Disrupting Unemployment”

By David Nordfors / March 15, 2016 / 0 Comments
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i4j co-founders Vint Cerf and David Nordfors present the idea behind Innovation for Jobs and present the i4j book “Disrupting Unemployment” . Produced by Silvina Moschini.

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Matching Talent With Opportunity

By David Nordfors / March 12, 2016 / 0 Comments
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The Gig Economy

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Is Unemployment A Problem Or An Opportunity? How Much Value Can You Create If You Hate Or Are Indifferent To Your Job? And What Changes If You Are Actually Passionate About It? Get The Answers From Innovation For Jobs Ecosystem Co​​-​​Founder David Nordfors

By i4j team / March 8, 2016 / 0 Comments
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INNOVATION FOR JOBS (Part 2​)​: Is Unemployment A Problem Or An Opportunity? How Much Value Can You Create If You Hate Or Are Indifferent To Your Job? And What Changes If You Are Actually Passionate About It? Get The Answers From Innovation For Jobs Ecosystem Co​-​Founder David Nordfors by Cosmin Gheorghe, David Nordfors David Nordfors … Read moreIs Unemployment A Problem Or An Opportunity? How Much Value Can You Create If You Hate Or Are Indifferent To Your Job? And What Changes If You Are Actually Passionate About It? Get The Answers From Innovation For Jobs Ecosystem Co​​-​​Founder David Nordfors

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